Powerful historical drama series, based on the lives of real people, telling the story of young 19th-century apprentices taking their lives into their own hands for the first time
Esther is discovering all the joys of being an independent woman, but her revolutionary spirit is never far from the surface.
Married to Susannah, Daniel is Chief Engineer and Head of the Union but still finds time to support Chartism
Miriam Catterall (17) is younger and less savvy than her sister Susannah.
Now married to Daniel Bate, Susannah is finding life as a mother of three frustrating
The Ten Hour movement, industrial unrest, labour militancy, the Wibsey Moor Meeting and the Document
The Greg family's relationships, beliefs and their connection with slavery in Dominica